#483a6d Color Information

#483a6d Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #483a6d. In RGB, it consists of 28.2% Red, 22.7% Green, and 42.7% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 33.9% Cyan, 46.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 57.3% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 256.5°, with saturation of 30.5% and lightness of 32.7%. The decimal value for #483a6d is 4733549, and its nearest "web safe" color is #333366. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #483a6d is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#483a6d Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color72, 58, 109 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color28.2%, 22.7%, 42.7% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.718, 0.773, 0.573 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.339, 0.468, 0, 0.573 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color256.5°, 30.5%, 32.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color256.5°, 46.8%, 42.7% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color6.946, 5.508, 15.165 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color72, 58, 109 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code4733549 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color28.136, 18.802, -27.575 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)28.136, 33.375, 304.288 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color28.136, 2.879, -37.053 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color23.469, 11.758, -21.883 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.251, 0.199, 5.508 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4282923629 / 0xff483a6d Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#333366 Copy

Shades of #483a6d

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #483a6d, its pure hue is 256.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 30.5%, and its lightness is 32.7%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #483a6d, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #040306 to #443767.

Tints of #483a6d

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #483a6d, its pure hue is 256.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 30.5%, and its lightness is 32.7%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #483a6d, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #534676 to #f4f3f6.

Tones of #483a6d

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #483a6d, its pure hue is 256.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 30.5%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #483a6d, which range from #545454 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #2e00a7 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #483a6d

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #483a6d! For #483a6d, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #483a6d. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #483a6d

This color, #483a6d, consists of 28.2% Red, 22.7% Green, and 42.7% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 72, Green = 58, Blue = 109. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #483a6d is 33.9% Cyan, 46.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 57.3% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R28.2%
C33.9%
G22.7%
M46.8%
B42.7%
Y0.0%
K57.3%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 72 58 109
Octal 110 72 155
Hexa #48 #3a #6d
Binary 01001000 00111010 01101101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 33 46 0 57
Octal 41 56 0 71
Hexa #21 #2e #00 #39
Binary 00100001 00101110 00000000 00111001

Analogous Colors of #483a6d

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #483a6d — which has hue 256.5° — its analogous colors are located at 226.5° and 286.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #483a6d.

Triadic Colors of #483a6d

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #483a6d — which has hue 256.5° — its triadic colors are located at 16.5° and 256.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #483a6d.

Complementary Color of #483a6d

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #483a6d — which has hue 256.5° — its complementary color is located at 76.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #483a6d.

Split Complementary Colors of #483a6d

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #483a6d — which has hue 256.5° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 46.5° and 256.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #483a6d.

Tetradic Colors of #483a6d

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #483a6d — which has hue 256.5° — its tetradic colors are located at 166.5°, 256.5°, 346.5°, and 76.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #483a6d.

Monochromatic Colors of #483a6d

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #483a6d, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #272330 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #6344b7 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #483a6d

We want to make getting started with #483a6d on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #483a6d into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #483a6d can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #483a6d with other HTML elements.

#483a6d Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #483a6d.
<span style="color: #483a6d;">The color of this text is #483a6d.</span>

#483a6d Background Color

The background color for this text is #483a6d.
<div style="background-color: #483a6d; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #483a6d.</div>

#483a6d Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #483a6d.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #483a6d;">This color for the shadow of this text is #483a6d.</span>

#483a6d Border Color

This is a div with border color #483a6d.
<div style="border: #483a6d 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #483a6d.</div>

#483a6d Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #483a6d on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #483a6d; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #483a6d on a white background.</div></div>

#483a6d Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #483a6d on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #483a6d; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #483a6d on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #483a6d to White

This is a gradient from #483a6d to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#483a6d,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#483a6d,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#483a6d,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#483a6d,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #483a6d to white.</div>

Gradient from #483a6d to Black

This is a gradient from #483a6d to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#483a6d,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#483a6d,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#483a6d,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#483a6d,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #483a6d to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #483a6d

In addition to using #483a6d on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #483a6d in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #483a6d, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 72, Green = 58, Blue = 109). If you need details about the color coordinates of #483a6d in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #483a6d
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(72, 58, 109)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #483a6d; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #483a6d; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #483a6d; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(72, 58, 109);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#483a6d")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:72, green:58, blue:109, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:72 green:58 blue:109 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(72f, 58f, 109f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(72, 58, 109);
 

#483a6d Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #483a6d the same way. For those with color blindness, #483a6d might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #483a6d looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #483a6d is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #483a6d looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #483a6d will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Recommended

We analyzed whether #483a6d is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 10.0:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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